Neon Tetra


The Neon Tetra (Paracheirodon innesi) is a small, docile species of tetra native to the Amazon River in South America. These fish are popular due their availability and bright colours.

Minimum Tank Size: 10 Gallons

Maximum Fish Size: 1"

Water Temperature: 75F - 85F

Ideal pH: 5.0 - 6.5

Water Hardness: 2 - 10 dGH

Temperament: Schooling species, peaceful. May be timid in too small of a school.

Unless experienced with fish-in cycling, we always suggest cycling an aquarium BEFORE adding fish. Adding fish to a fresh, un-cycled aquarium can kill them rapidly. We offer free water testing at our physical location, and advice via email or call.